Lawyers Advise Global 500 IT Company on Protection of IP Rights Through Investor-State Dispute

  • Dispute Resolution

Our lawyers advised a Global 500 IT company on the strategy, merits and jurisdiction of a contemplated investor-state dispute with Ukraine under the U.S. - Ukraine Bilateral Investment Treaty.

The contemplated investor-state dispute concerned the violation by Ukraine of its obligations under the U.S. – Ukraine BIT to protect the essential IP rights of the U.S. investor in Ukraine, including breach by Ukraine of its treaty obligations to accord a fair and equitable treatment to the Client’s investments (IP rights) in the territory of Ukraine, to accord full protection and security to the investments and to provide effective means of asserting claims and enforcing IP rights of the U.S. Investor.

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